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2017
04
August

Fast and Flawless: Back to School Makeup Routine

  Fast and Flawless: Back to School Makeup Routine   Going back to school is either one of two things for students: dreaded or exciting.  Getting back into the routine of getting up early and sitting in class all day can be pretty torturous, and the best way to combat the monotony of a school routine is to create a routine that makes you want to pop right out of bed in the morning.  That...
2017
21
July

How To Enhance Your Favorite Feature With The OFRA Social Media Team

  With the rise of selfies, Instagram and Snapchat, we are constantly reminded that society wants us to look a certain way. Here at OFRA, we embrace what makes us unique and showcase these features! I headed to our Social Media Department to ask the ladies there what they love most about themselves and how they show it off! They've chosen two favorite features and talk about how they enhance them using OFRA. Gabby “To...
2017
27
June

Happy National Beauticians Day!

  If you didn’t know already, today is National Beautician's Day, and we’re celebrating by learning some skincare tips from Ofra herself! For those of you who don’t already know Ofra, the founder of OFRA Cosmetics is a licensed esthetician with over 30 years of experience in the industry.  She has had salons all over the globe and has worked on thousands of clients. Ofra cultivated all of this experience and started OFRA Cosmetics with...
2017
20
June

Summer Approved Makeup

  Summer officially starts this week and here in South Florida, we’ve already begun to experience the 90 degree weather on a regular basis (and of course some rain fall too!). It can be tough finding the perfect makeup routine when you have to be more conscious of your makeup potentially sliding off and melting away throughout the summer days; trust us- we know!   Whether kicking it poolside with friends, laying out by the...
2017
16
June

Beach Body Skin

    Summertime is officially here and we all know what that means: hotter weather, shorter shorts, and, of course, a pina colada or two! The warmer weather can be tough on the skin, so we put together a list of some of the best OFRA skincare products to use from the neck down. They are all amazing on their own, but are even better as a summer regimen- your skin can thank us later!...
2017
02
June

Ofras Top Six Summer Skin Care Essentials

    We all know Memorial Day basically leads the way into summer. For many, school is almost over, you may have just graduated, or maybe you’re on summer break and ready to kick off the season in full swing. If you’re not part of our Snap Fam, you missed out on a one on one snap session with Ofra herself, as she gave us her top summer skin care product essentials to get you...
2017
03
March

Makeup Expiration: How to Check Shelf Life

    All cosmetics have different shelf life ranges. Some products last longer than others and some will expire before your other products do. It’s important to know what your products shelf life are because expired products can cause skin irritations, bacterial infections and break outs - a girl’s worst nightmare! Often, you can find a symbol of a jar on the product itself or on the packaging it comes in. The number on the...
2017
20
January

2017 Beauty Goals

  2017 Beauty Goals 15 Resolutions to keep your New Year running smoothly         Remove your makeup - As mentioned in our previous blog post (Gym Approved Makeup), the most important thing to remember when it comes to makeup is to always remove it! If you don’t do this enough, now is the time to get in the habit of taking off your makeup whether it be the first thing after work...
2017
13
January

Gym Approved Makeup

  Gym Makeup How to wear makeup at the gym without it being super noticeable     Many of us are already trying to keep up with our personal New Year’s resolutions. Common resolutions include waking up earlier, sticking to a workout regime and generally taking better care of our bodies inside and out!   There are no rules when it comes to makeup… except to always remove it before bed. We all have the...
2017
10
January

New Year's Resolution: Wake Up Earlier

  New Year's Resolution: Wake Up Earlier OFRA products to help you enjoy your early morning       Starting off your day earlier has numerous health and beauty benefits. Firstly, it’s great for your mental health to carve out some time early in the day before your responsibilities and obligations begin. Taking time to enjoy the early morning helps us slow down and appreciate some well-deserved “me time”. We are our most productive in...
2017
06
January

Best of 2016

  Best of 2016   As we welcome 2017, the OFRA staff can’t help but reminisce on some of our favorite cult products, collaborations and new releases that have made this year so special.     (L to R: @axellepro wearing Miami Fever, @Lupescuevas wearing Charmed, & @denitslava wearing Mocha)   It seems only appropriate to kick off our “Best of 2016” list with our best-selling Long Lasting Liquid Lipsticks. OFRA x Kathleen Lights collaboration...
2016
25
August

Skin Saving Summer Products

  Skin Saving Summer Products Soothing a Sunburn with OFRA   It’s that time of year again. Summer is coming to a close and we’re all rushing to soak up that last ounce of sun. Ok, so maybe not in Florida where we’re fortunate to have sunny days year-round but you get the idea. Sometimes we go overboard and lose track of the sun exposure we’re getting in the midst of that super fun boat...
2016
29
July

How To: Fake a Summer Glow

How To: Fake a Summer Glow Without self-tanning products   Bronzed and highlighted makeup looks are in full effect now that it’s mid-summer. `Tis the season for vacationing to tropical climates and general fun in the sun, however, not all of us have the time to achieve an authentic vacation glow. Thankfully, OFRA has some quick and easy tips to fake a bronzed look for any skin tone just in case you haven’t indulged in...
2016
26
July

Skin Care Solutions

Skin Care Solutions On our previous blogpost “How to Target Your Skin Type”, we introduced the best skin care remedies for various skin types including dry, oily, combination, normal and sensitive skin. Still, there are a variety of additional concerns that many of us face regardless of skin type. Dark spots/hyperpigmentation, aging skin, redness and rosacea are all common issues. In our “How to Camouflage Your Skin” blog post we talk about how to conceal...
2016
21
July

Pampering Products

Pampering Products Because after a long hard week… you deserve it   Once in a while, it feels great to skip Friday happy hour and go straight home for a much needed evening of rest and relaxation or (as I like to call it) “Me Time”. This is a great opportunity to put the work week behind you and be extra kind to yourself by indulging in some pampering. You may enjoy reading a book...